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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Maria A. Shchuka
Sat May 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Learn how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater! Try carding and spinning wool. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event The Girly Show: Burlesque Onscreen
Tue Apr 04, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Set in a burlesque house, the virtuous Judy (Maureen O'Hara) and the brazen Bubbles (Lucille Ball) strike up an intense rivalry after realizing they're after the same man in DANCE, GIRL, DANCE (1940), Dorothy Arzner's hilario...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Sanderson
Sat May 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and paddle out of clay. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event Across Canada by Story
Tue Apr 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In his 45-year career as what The Globe and Mail called 'a publishing icon' Doug Gibson knew them all. He worked with Alice Munro and with authors named MacLennan, Davies, Mitchell...and politicians named Trudeau, Mulroney an...

Icon of the event Lowdown Tracks: A Celebration of Music and Survival
Thu Apr 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Lowdown Tracks is a powerful documentary exploring the world of Toronto's homeless musicians. Toronto Reference Library is pleased to present a screening of the film with live performances by some of the film's musicians. A d...

Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day: Away From Her
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

In celebration of National Canadian Film Day, the Sanderson Branch will host a screening of "Away From Her" (110 min, Rated PG). "Away From Her" was listed in the "150 Canadian Films" list by Reel Canada....

Icon of the event Mad Science
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

A spectacular science-themed show where the performer will conjure foggy dry ice storms, float a Mad Science hovercraft, make magic mud, alter sound waves, and much more! Large groups and day cares call the branch at 416-394-...

Icon of the event Saturday Family Movies: The BFG & Pinocchio
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us in the auditorium Saturday afternoons from 2-4 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 18
Sat Apr 15
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 10
Icon of the event Project Grizzly
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

For Troy Hurtubise, building the perfect suit of armor capable of withstanding a grizzly bear attack, has become an obsession. Troy is driven by a one-time encounter with a grizzly bear, and seeks to recreate this experience ...

Icon of the event Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your charitable community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information available only through subscription or at the Toronto Publi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 06
Mon Apr 10